Statesboro, GA asked in Child Custody, Divorce and Family Law for Georgia

Q: Georgia, divorce filed, no court order, mother takes son 18 mo, denies father any contact, 2weeks so far, is this legal?

Additionally, mother takes child on dates with the man she has and is having an affair with. Acts as a couple in front of child, hugging and kissing.

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Ellaretha Coleman

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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You need to request a temporary hearing to put a temporary parenting plan in place.

Ecleynne Mercy agrees with this answer

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Regina Irene Edwards

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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: It's legal, but it's not right. Until there is a court order both parties have equal rights to the child and the parties have to work it out on their own. Talk to an attorney about asking for a hearing to address parenting time and custody.

Ecleynne Mercy agrees with this answer

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